Welsh Athletics confirm dates for Throws & Track Pilot Competitions on consecutive weekends in August

Welsh Athletics have today (Thursday 30th July) confirmed dates for Throws and Track Pilot Competitions in August.

The track and field disciplines will be held on Saturday 15th August and Saturday 22nd August at Aberdare and on Sunday 16th August and Sunday 23rd August at Swansea (for U15-U17 & U20-Senior age groups). Numbers able to compete and attend will be restricted due to the current Welsh Government guidelines where outdoor gathering can take place up to 30 people.


  • Saturday 15th August

           Throws Pilot Event

           Ron Jones Stadium, Aberdare

            Age Groups: U20, Senior

           Maximum number of athletes in each event: 6

           Events: Shot, Hammer, Discus, Javelin


  • Sunday 16th August

           Track Pilot Event

           Swansea University Athletics Stadium

           Age Groups: U20, Senior

           Maximum number of athletes in each event: 15

           Events: 100m, 400m, 800m


  • Saturday 22nd August

           U15/U17 Throws – Shot, Hammer, Discus, Javelin

           Ron Jones Stadium, Aberdare


  • Sunday 23rd August

           U15/U17 Track – 100m, 200m, 800m

           Swansea University Athletics Stadium



Full Details, quote from the Head of Competitions and Entry available now at https://www.welshathletics.org/en/blog/post/launch-of-welsh-athletics-pilot-competitions